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Old June 24th, 2010, 03:33 PM
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oil in coolant

This is a best guess question but...
For a 2L series I motor what is the likely cause of a little oil in the coolant (no coolant in oil)?
Otherwise a great runner....

Cracked head or head gasket?
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Old June 24th, 2010, 03:57 PM
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In my limited experience (ok, I saw one with the fault and am an expert web wheeler), cracked head.

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PS I have a 1.6 head (same as 2.0) here. Not pretty, but no signs of a crack.
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Old June 24th, 2010, 06:37 PM
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Could just be a bad head gasket, especially if your still using the copper ones. Happen to my series before as well. Went bad between cylinders not oil/water jackets.
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